Ursula von der Leyen

Sisi and von der Leyen sign declaration on Egypt-EU ‘strategic, comprehensive’ partnership

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 04:07 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen have signed a joint declaration on strategic and comprehensive partnership between Egypt and the European Union.

President Sisi discuss Gaza developments with Ursula von der Leyen

Mon, 06 Nov 2023 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received a phone call from President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen to discuss developments in Gaza.

President Sisi underlines importance of coordinating regional, int'l efforts to end Palestinian-Israeli escalation

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 08:12 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi received a phone call on Wednesday from the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen.

EU Commission president in Egypt to meet with Sisi

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 09:52 GMT

Her discussions with Sisi will focus on tackling food insecurity in the region and in the world, extending our energy and climate cooperation, and ensuring a successful COP27, she tweeted.

European Commission chief to visit Egypt on Wednesday

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 11:40 GMT

During her visit, the senior EU official will meet with senior Egyptian officials to discuss Egypt-EU relations and regional as well as regional issues of mutual concern.

European Commission president says will visit Egypt next week

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 12:35 GMT

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said that she will be in Egypt next week to discuss with President Abdel Fattah al Sisi to discuss the global food crises caused by the Ukrainian-Russian conflict.

Egyptian president scheduled to visit Brussels to attend 6th EU-AU Summit Thursday

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 09:27 GMT

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen will receive Sisi upon arrival in Brussels, according to the agenda of the E uropean Union Council.

EU keen to boost cooperation with Egypt at all levels: European Commission president tells Sisi

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 09:37 GMT

Von der Leyen made her remarks in a phone call with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Monday, according to Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi.

Film, pop stars line up for global COVID-19 fundraising gig

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 01:54 GMT

International music and film stars will headline a globally televised and streamed fundraising concert on Saturday to help fight COVID-19.

Incoming EU chief vows to fight 'existential' climate risks

Wed, 27 Nov 2019 - 01:17 GMT

German conservative Ursula von der Leyen told the European Parliament on Wednesday that fighting climate change was an “existential” challenge.

German ministry seeks data on quicker fighter jet deliveries

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:00 GMT

The German military has asked potential bidders in a high-stakes competition to replace its ageing Tornado fighter jets about accelerating deliveries of new warplanes.

The German embassy in KSA denies Qatari media reports

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 10:30 GMT

The German embassy in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh denied Sunday through its official account on Twitter recent Qatari media reports.

German military has no plans to acquire robot weapons

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 11:20 GMT

The German military has no intention of acquiring autonomous weapons, decried as "killer robots" by critics.